9 year old wins Westport “Catch of the Week”
9 year old Blake Smith of Shelton brought in a 27 pound, 2 ounce Chinook off Westport while fishing on a charterboat recently. That brought him the title for Westport’s “Catch of the Week” as well as the prize of $500.
You can enter the derby for a chance at winning one of Westport’s summer-long derby prizes, furnished by local businesses and the Westport Charterboat Association. Visit www.charterwestport.com for a complete listing of charter services in Westport or www.experiencewestport.com for more information about fishing in Westport.
Chinook continue to run out of Westport, plus rockfish and lingcod and Westport charter boats are now booking tuna trips and gearing up for the Grays Harbor fishery running September 16th through October 7th,
The All Species Salmon season runs through September 23, five days per week Sundays through Thursdays. Check www.charterwestport.com/seasons.html to get species and limit details, and www.charterwestport.com/fishingreport.php to check conditions and catches.